verbum sap


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ver•bum sap

(ˈvɜr bəm ˈsæp)

also verb. sap.

(ˈvɜrb ˈsæp)

ver•bum sat

(sæt)
a word to the wise is sufficient.
[1640–50]
References in classic literature ?
Verbum sap. Pardon the pedantry of a Latin quotation, and believe me,
'I'll never leave her at a center again,' said a mother of one of the survivors." Verbum sap: You don't win the What's Women's Fault?